Advanced Business


Diploma in Small Business and Project


Delivered by Barbican Training Centre as Contractors on behalf of the programme owners, Te Wānanga o Aotearoa.
Level         Length              Fees
  5              36 weeks             $0

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Programme Overview

If you’re ready to take your business to the next level, this diploma programme is for you.
Learn new skills and progress your business at the same time. You’ll carry out three different projects to grow your business – a marketing project, an operations project and a project of your choice – plus get free one-on-one business mentoring to help speed up your learning.
At the end of the programme, you may already notice positive changes in your business – but more importantly, you’ll be well prepared to grow your business.


You'll learn about

* project planning and delivery
* budgeting and financial management
* business risk analysis
* sales and marketing
* business operation
* innovation and change
* project presentation and review.

You'll know how to

* identify business goals
* create detailed project plans
* prioritise tasks
* research and analyse information
* achieve your project goals
* identify business opportunities
* review, evaluate and report on performance.

Where will this take me?

​​I want to keep learning
Increase your expertise by taking higher-level business workshops and programmes.

​​I want to use my new skills
You'll be able to put your ideas into action.

Quick facts

​​* Weekly evening classes plus additional mentoring
* NO resource fees
Nelson Tuesday 26 February 2019, 6.00 pm
Blenheim Monday 25 February 2019, 6.00 pm
Info and enrolments sessions
Nelson Tuesday 27 November 2018, 5.45 pm
Thursday 6 December 2018, 5.45 pm
Tuesday 11 December 2018, 5.45 pm
Blenheim Wednesday 28 November 2018, 5.00 pm
Wednesday 5 December 2018, 5.00 pm
Wednesday 12 December 2018, 5.00 pm
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